Big Idea:To get in tune with our senses and how we can use them to observe is important as we begin our work in science. This lesson allows students to explore their school and practice their observation skills.
Big Idea:Teams of students will take on an experimental task that challenges them to work together. The task becomes harder and students will use their experiences to establish words to describe what they need to do to be a good team member.
Big Idea:Using specific steps and following rules can be tricky when collaborating with a team. Students will practice their collaboration skills and solve a problem together using the scientific process.
Big Idea:Gum is not allowed at school and this activity makes breaking this rule for one day so fun. Students will practice the steps of the scientific method by formulating which bubblegum will blow bigger bubbles. This lesson also focuses their attention on data